The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Local Area Network (LAN)
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 78 80
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2  
Contract jobs citing LAN 18 30 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.66% 2.04% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 14.08% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 5
Median daily rate £331 £350 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.35% +75.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £325 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -9.61% +23.80%  

LAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 138 213 226
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 12.75% 14.45% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 137 144
Median daily rate £375 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +19.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £533 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 8
Median hourly rate £26.63 £10.20 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +161.10% -54.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.20 £13.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.34 £13.21 £117.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing LAN as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Leeds

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LAN in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Leeds

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Leeds over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAN in Leeds

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for LAN.

1 21 (80.77%) WAN
2 16 (61.54%) Windows
3 13 (50.00%) HTML
4 12 (46.15%) Firewall
5 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
6 9 (34.62%) Wireless
6 9 (34.62%) Finance
6 9 (34.62%) Windows Phone
7 8 (30.77%) Apple iOS
7 8 (30.77%) MobileIron
7 8 (30.77%) AirWatch
7 8 (30.77%) Manufacturing
7 8 (30.77%) Electronics
7 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
7 8 (30.77%) Programme Management
7 8 (30.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (30.77%) Marketing
7 8 (30.77%) SGSN
7 8 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
7 8 (30.77%) Android
7 8 (30.77%) LTE
7 8 (30.77%) Mac OS X
7 8 (30.77%) 3G
7 8 (30.77%) Java
7 8 (30.77%) PHP
7 8 (30.77%) SQL
7 8 (30.77%) VB
7 8 (30.77%) SAP
7 8 (30.77%) Unix

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (30.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) WAN
2 12 (46.15%) Firewall
3 9 (34.62%) Wireless
4 8 (30.77%) 3G
4 8 (30.77%) GPRS
4 8 (30.77%) GSM
4 8 (30.77%) LTE
4 8 (30.77%) SGSN
5 7 (26.92%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (23.08%) DNS
6 6 (23.08%) VLAN
7 5 (19.23%) DHCP
7 5 (19.23%) Internet
7 5 (19.23%) VPN
8 3 (11.54%) MPLS
9 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (7.69%) SAN
9 2 (7.69%) WLAN
10 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) MS Access
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Electronics
2 8 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 8 (30.77%) Marketing
2 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support
1 8 (30.77%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 8 (30.77%) Technical Support
2 4 (15.38%) Consultant
2 4 (15.38%) Information Security Consultant
2 4 (15.38%) Information Security Specialist
2 4 (15.38%) Information Specialist
2 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS Consultant
2 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS Specialist
2 4 (15.38%) Project Leader
2 4 (15.38%) Security Consultant
2 4 (15.38%) Security Specialist
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (19.23%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
2 5 (19.23%) jQuery
2 5 (19.23%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Client/Server
1 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Phone
3 8 (30.77%) Android
3 8 (30.77%) Apple iOS
3 8 (30.77%) Mac OS X
3 8 (30.77%) Unix
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
1 8 (30.77%) Programme Management
2 7 (26.92%) ITIL
3 6 (23.08%) Project Management
4 5 (19.23%) Data Protection
4 5 (19.23%) Information Governance
4 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (19.23%) Web Development
5 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Information Security
5 4 (15.38%) Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Change Management
7 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.85%) Network Design
7 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.85%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Java
1 8 (30.77%) PHP
1 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
1 8 (30.77%) VB
2 5 (19.23%) C#
2 5 (19.23%) Delphi
2 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
1 4 (15.38%) PCI QSA
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
2 2 (7.69%) CCNP
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) CCDA
3 1 (3.85%) CCIE
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) MobileIron
2 8 (30.77%) SAP
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco
4 4 (15.38%) Citrix
5 3 (11.54%) VMware
6 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) Juniper
6 1 (3.85%) Mitel
6 1 (3.85%) NetApp
6 1 (3.85%) Symantec
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